affaire


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affaire

(afɛr)
n
a love affair
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Noun1.affaire - a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationshipaffaire - a usually secretive or illicit sexual relationship
sexual relationship - a relationship involving sexual intimacy
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Oscillation upon the pavement always means an affaire de coeur.
And so, my good friend, if you have any affaire la, said the old General, taking a pinch of snuff with his trembling white old hand, and then pointing to the spot of his robe de chambre under which his heart was still feebly beating, "if you have any Phillis to console, or to bid farewell to papa and mamma, or any will to make, I recommend you to set about your business without delay.
If your joynt power prevaile, th' affaires of Hell No detriment need feare, goe and be strong.
Ce qui est remarquable, c'est que quelques appels telephoniques faits pour lui au prealable lui ont attire une affaire de 180 000 $ avant meme le debut du voyage, qui a eu lieu la fin d'avril.
APPRENTICE Mark Worrell, who has survived nearly seven years with Sir Mark Prescott, enjoyed a career-first double when scoring on Alter Ego and Affaire d'Amour, two well-bred fillies who are trained by his boss and owned by Kirsten Rausing.
Bonne Affaire, based in Torrington Avenue, Tile Hill, will take its staff to 20 after being awarded the five-year contract by Whitefriars Housing Group.
The Del Mar Horsepark north of San Diego will be home to the annual Dressage Affaire, a national dressage competition sanctioned by the United States Equestrian Foundation (USEF) and the United States Dressage Federation (USDF), and sponsored by the San Diego chapter of the California Dressage Society.
Un tribunal pakistanais a accorde hier lundi la liberte sous caution a Pervez Musharraf dans l'affaire du meurtre de l'ex-Premier ministre Benazir Bhutto, mais l'ancien president restera en residence surveillee en raison des poursuites dans d'autres affaires.
Defaux concludes the introduction by offering evidence that the Cinquante pseaumes were far from being, as someone recently declared, a simple "affaire de mode" (66) but rather quickly became for Marot, under pressure of circumstance and events, "une affaire extremement personnelle" (66).
Tonight, American Friends of The Hebrew University (AFHU) premieres an exclusive fundraising event, "A Chocolate Affaire," at the infamous private "Bugsy Siegel Mansion" in Beverly Hills.
Regions Eclaircissements du depute Idriss Boutahar Le president de la municipalite d'Imouzzer Kandar, dans la province de Sefrou, le depute Idriss Boutahar, a categoriquement dementi les informations publiees par le journal Al Massae, selon lesquelles il serait poursuivi dans une affaire de detournement des fonds de sa commune.
L'ancien Premier ministre et candidat malheureux du second tour de la presidentielle, Ahmed Chafiq, qui se trouve actuellement aux Emirats arabes unis, devrait etre juge pour une nouvelle affaire de corruption, a rapporte hier dimanche, l'agence de presse Mena.